Explore, discover, and get inspired at the DeKalb County History Center!


Mondays: CLOSED
Tuesdays: 10 am - 4 pm
Wednesdays: 10 am - 4 pm
Thursdays: 10 am - 4 pm
Fridays: 10 am - 4 pm
Saturdays: 12 pm - 3 pm
Sundays: CLOSED


1730 N Main St.
Sycamore, IL 60178


Adults: $5
Members and Children Under 14: Free
Special or reduced rates are available for groups of 10+ people with advanced registration (10 days).
Children story group

Admission to DeKalb County History Center supports educational programming, exhibit and collection care, and further community collaboration.

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DeKalb County History Center? Become a member!


DeKalb County History Center is committed to making its buildings and programs accessible to visitors with special needs. We offer handicapped ramps, handicapped-accessible restrooms, and ample room around each exhibit. We are here to help! If you have a specific question, please contact us.


Our facilities are equipped with picnic space outside, so you can bring along a snack or lunch for your visit. Additionally, there are a wide variety of affordable restaurants within a five-minute drive of the museum.


Parking is available on-site.